Michelle M. TranMichelle Tran Clark Hill
Michelle M. Tran
Michelle Margolies Tran, senior counsel in Clark Hill’s Estate Planning and Probate Practice Group, focuses her practice in the areas of sophisticated estate planning for individuals, families, and businesses, using trusts and business entities to help her clients achieve their business succession, estate tax reduction, and asset protection goals. She also assists clients with complex trust and estate administration issues, as well as in probate matters and prenuptial agreements. Michelle serves on Clark Hill's Diversity and Inclusion Committee, and is the Co-Chair of Clark Hill BOLD - Phoenix, the firm's strategy to promote women within the firm, the legal profession, and the business community.
Michelle is admitted to practice before the Arizona Supreme Court, the United States Tax Court, and the United States District Court in Arizona. She received her law degree from the Arizona State University College of Law in 1994, undergraduate degree from the University of California, San Diego, in 1991, and her Masters of Laws (LL.M.) in taxation from the University of Florida College of Law in 1995.
Michelle is a member of the State Bar of Arizona's Tax and Probate & Trust sections. She is also a member of the JCF Professional Advisory Committee, Valley Estate Planners, Women at the Top, Scottsdale Bar Association, and the Arizona Chapter of Exiting Planning Institute. Michelle is a 2015-2016 participant in the ADL’s Glass Leadership Institute for the Arizona Region and served on the Board of Directors for United Cerebral Palsy of Central Arizona where she Co-Chaired the Development Committee.